A 6.4 magnitude earthquake has hit off Vanuatu

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A large earthquake has hit near Vanuatu.

The US Geological Survey has reported the quake was centred 85km north west of of Isangel. It had a preliminary magnitude of 6.4.

In a post a short time ago, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami was not expected.

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